The Community School Coordinator (CSC) is a site leader, strategic thinker, and connector who can hold the meaning-making and engagement of CS development; they are NOT the one "in charge" of managing new programs.
Over $63 million isheaded to school districts nationwide after the Education Department announced grants for community schools on Wednesday.
An excellent explanation of the community schools visioning and planning process from seasoned community school deputy superintendent.
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A $3B investment in the CCSPP provides resources that can promote the transformation of education & child-serving systems. The potential for progress is huge, but so are the prospects for unintended consequences. This brief outlines considerations for ensuring that the CCSPP achieves its potential.
This brief describes the critical role of the community school manager in community school implementation in Oakland Unified School District, including highlighting essential functions and job areas.
A new PACE brief summarizes key points from the report Enabling Conditions and Capacities for Continuous Improvement and contextualizes the findings within the current challenge of supporting teaching and learning during a pandemic.
The state has significantly enhanced the potential for school and community leadership to act together to support student learning and development through the California Community Schools Partnership Program.
Community school strategies have emerged as a promising approach to mitigate the social and learning impacts of COVID-19. This brief draws on how the crisis-motivated responses of educators and school leaders might serve as integral investments in successful and sustainable community schools.